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Holiday Celebration at Union Station
Since 1997, Norway presents a Christmas tree to the people of Washington, D.C., each year, in recognition of the strong friendship between Norway and the United States.
The Dream We Carry: Speech by PM Solberg at Frankfurter Buchmesse
Speech by Prime Minister Erna Solberg at the opening of the Frankfurt Book Fair, 15 October 2019.
National Budget 2020: Outline of economic developments and fiscal policy
The Norwegian economy is in its third year of economic expansion. Activity is expanding throughout the country and in most sectors. The strong performance of the Norwegian economy is expected to continue.
NOK 500 million to climate-related disaster risk reduction and hunger prevention
The Government will allocate NOK 500 million to efforts to promote climate change adaptation, disaster risk reduction and hunger prevention. The funding will be provided under the aid budget.
Proposed NOK 1.4 billion increase in aid budget
The Government has proposed to increase the total aid budget from NOK 37.8 billion to NOK 39.2 billion.
Intensified efforts and closer cooperation on human rights
Press release | Oct. 7, 2019 | ‘Human rights are under considerable pressure. In response to this, we are increasing our support for human rights efforts by NOK 77 million in 2020,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide.
Norway to provide NOK 30 million for school meals in Mali
Sept. 13, 2019 | Funding from Norway will be used to provide nutritious school meals to some 55,000 children in conflict-torn Mali. "Malnourished children have problems learning, no matter how good the teaching is.
Norway supports UN efforts for international control of the arms trade
Press release | Aug. 27, 2019 | Norway is participating in the fifth Conference of States Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty in Geneva this week.
UK and Norway Reinforce North Atlantic Security
Aug. 15, 2019 | The UK and Norway reinforced their commitment to joint anti-submarine operations in the North Atlantic at RAF Lossiemouth today.
Norway's contribution to the Amazon Fund for 2019
The Brazilian government has dissolved by decree the Amazon Fund Guidance Committee (COFA) and Amazon Fund Technical Committee (CTFA).